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Colorado School of Mines

Location

Golden Campus, Golden United States

Ranking

# =501QS World University Rankings

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17Undergraduate programs

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60Postgraduate programs

Scholarship

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About Colorado School of Mines

At Colorado School of Mines, we do more than just prepare you for your future. Want to learn how to create lasting positive change in areas related to the Earth, energy or the environment? Done. Want rich, engaging experiences that will set you up for a successful future? You got it. We’re known for the quality of our distinctive graduates, unique expertise and unparalleled opportunities, and we can’t wait to help you start your journey toward being our next success story.  Please visit www.mines.edu for additional information.

    #1 for career return on investment among peer institutions by Georgetown University #4 best engineering college in the United States by Money Magazine #12 on top 25 universities in America as ranked by alumni by Forbes Magazine

About Colorado School of Mines

At Colorado School of Mines, we do more than just prepare you for your future. Want to learn how to create lasting positive change in areas related to the Earth, energy or the environment? Done. Want rich, engaging experiences that will set you up for a successful future? You got it. We’re known for the quality of our distinctive graduates, unique expertise and unparalleled opportunities, and we can’t wait to help you start your journey toward being our next success story.  Please visit www.mines.edu for additional information.

    #1 for career return on investment among peer institutions by Georgetown University #4 best engineering college in the United States by Money Magazine #12 on top 25 universities in America as ranked by alumni by Forbes Magazine

Available programs

Participate. Explore. Innovate. Collaborate. Lead. Achieve. What makes the Mines experience special are the unlimited opportunities our students have. At Mines, you can study what interests you and be accepted for who you are and what you are passionate about. You can connect with faculty, fellow students and staff, try something new and continue to prepare for the life you’re meant to lead. Is our curriculum rigorous? Yes. Are we nerdy? Yep, and we embrace it. Not only are our students high-caliber, they are engaged, active and enthusiastic life learners. Embrace your inner nerd. And…we are thrilled to share that the fall 2021 incoming class was not only the largest ever but was also the most academically competitive ever, the most diverse ever and had the highest percentage of women in Mines history! Below are a few highlights about those who made it Mines this past fall.

    33%: Women 28.5%: Underrepresented students 15.4%: First-generation students 3.81-4.00: Middle 50% unweighted GPA 1340-1490: Middle 50% SAT composite scorePlease visit mines.edu for more information

At Mines, we do more than focus on science, engineering and mathematics. We inspire students to be innovators, experts and entrepreneurs and address the greatest challenges that face our planet (and beyond). We work to enroll a graduate community that is diverse in background, culture, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, and professional and life experiences.

Take some time to read through the information throughout our website and of course, reach out to us if you have any questions. As you learn more about our graduate programs and community, we believe you will find that Mines offers an unparalleled combination of technical expertise, extensive employer and alumni networks, strong faculty mentorship and a well-rounded research environment.

Please visit mines.edu for additional information.

University information

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Master

3+
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543
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Rankings & ratings

Colorado School of Mines is one of the top public universities in Golden, United States. It is ranked #=501 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

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Colorado School of Mines basic Public Very High 14 yes 543 M 14979